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21 December 2014 Last updated at 10:44

Damaged moorland 'transformed'Moor House, North Teesdale

Damaged moorland is turned into moss-covered landscape as part of a project to reverse the fortunes of the North Pennines' eroding peat bogs.

Artist's impression of new West Cumberland HospitalHospital 'on track to open on time'

Health chiefs say a £90m hospital in Cumbria is on track to open on schedule in April.

John Michael ParryBody is 'murder' accused husband, 81

The body of a man found in Cumbria is that of a pensioner who had been charged with murdering his wife, police reveal.

Richard Moss Article written by Richard Moss Richard Moss Political editor, North East & Cumbria

North East poll backs move of powers to local areas

A new BBC poll suggests people in the North East are the strongest supporters of more powers for local areas.

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Chris Jackson Article written by Chris Jackson Chris Jackson Presenter, Inside Out, North East & Cumbria

Inside Out returns for a new series in 2015

Inside Out returns for a new series in 2015 but Chris Jackson's blog is coming to an end and he can now be found on social media.

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